A guide to events on our campuses.

Assembly Series

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Events

Thursday, February 27

'Men on Boats'
27 Feb

"Men on Boats" recounts the exhilarating story of John Wesley Powell’s expedition down the Green and Colorado rivers. The history of this 19th Century...

Thursday, February 27 | 12:00 AM
Gender Equality, Norms and Health Lancet Series Launch
27 Feb

Join us for an inspiring half day event that kicks off with opening remarks from Provost Marion Crain and Dean Mary McKay, followed by TED-style talks...

Thursday, February 27 | 2:00 PM
'Heavy Metal Chelation: Applications in Industry and Medicine'
27 Feb

Heavy metal ions are typically considered to be detrimental to human health and are therefore considered to be a nuisance in both industrial and medicinal...

Thursday, February 27 | 4:00 PM
Big Ideas Competition 2020 Finalist Presentation: 'Shark Tank'
27 Feb

Join the Healthcare Innovation Lab and the Institute for Informatics for 10 Ignite-style pitch sessions from project teams requesting up to $50,000 in funds...

Thursday, February 27 | 4:00 PM
LEC / EEPB Seminar
27 Feb

Swanne Gordon, Washington University, “Sex- and Morph-biased Dispersal Affect Population Structure and Polymorphism: A Test Using a ‘Non-model’ Model System”

Thursday, February 27 | 4:00 PM
Research Workshop: Introduction to QGIS – Vector Data
27 Feb

In this two-hour workshop, participants will be exposed to vector data and how to manipulate such data in QGIS. In addition, students will learn how to do...

Faculty Book Talk: Rebecca Lester
27 Feb

Rebecca Lester, associate professor of sociocultural anthropology, will discuss her book "Famished," the culmination of over two decades of anthropological...

Thursday, February 27 | 4:30 PM
"Chilestinians: Notes on Migration, Assimilation, and the Myth of Palestinian Reawakening in Chile."
27 Feb

Lina Meruane: Distinguished Visiting Scholar and Massie Lecturer. This lecture series is sponsored by the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures.

Thursday, February 27 | 5:00 PM
Mark S. Wrighton Research Award on Aging 3MT Competition
27 Feb

Watch doctoral candidates battle it out in a Three-Minute Thesis (3MT) Competition for the newly-created Mark S. Wrighton Award on Aging. The 3MT is an...

Thursday, February 27 | 5:00 PM
Fumihiko Maki Lecture: Lola Sheppard
27 Feb

Lola Sheppard, professor at the University of Waterloo School of Architecture and a founding partner (with Mason White) of the Toronto-based practice Lateral...

Jazz at Holmes
27 Feb

Please join us for a performance featuring pianist Helen Kaul and her group. Kaul is a senior at Washington University studying Comparative Literature and...

Thursday, February 27 | 8:00 PM
Rabih Alameddine Reading
27 Feb

Rabih Alameddine is the author of the novels "Koolaids, I, the Divine, The Hakawati, An Unnecessary Woman," the story collection, "The Perv," and most...

Thursday, February 27 | 8:00 PM

Thursday, February 27